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09Jun 2018

On the request of the World Bank mission, a Brainstorming Session was conducted on 31st May 2018 at PMU conference hall. All the Mission members, PD and the key staff of the PMU, senior staff of the ID and DBIP component attended to the session. Additional secretary to MIWRM chaired the session. Understanding most appropriate […]

14May 2018

Climate Resilience Improvement Project (CRIP), is implemented for the purpose of reducing the vulnerability of exposed people and properties for flood and drought risks. It is a project of national significance and is being implemented by Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources Management, priority has given to mitigate flood risks in Kelani Basin. In line […]

08May 2018

Prof. Iñaki Alday World Bank expert, met the officials of the MIWRM and CRIP to present the conceptual plan developed on landscape and beautification work with regard to the Kelani flood mitigation. Prof. Alday is a Professor of Landscape in University of Virginia who involved with number of infrastructure projects related to landscaping worldwide including […]

08May 2018

After finalizing the modelling works of Attanagalu Oya by Atkins International- the Consultant of the CRIP/DBIP, a presentation was done to present mitigation options obtained from the study. The objective of this meeting was to obtain the agreement from the Higher Officials of the Irrigation Department to continue with the feasibility studies after incorporating comments […]

19Apr 2018

CRIP PMU has commenced the Preparing a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the proposed investment plans for four (4) river basins (Kalani Mahaweli Attanagalu and Mundeniaru). Kelani river basin which has been taken as a one of the priority project to be implemented under CRIP.   PMU has awarded a contract to Consulting Engineers and Architects […]